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Old 04-16-2013, 02:45 PM   #12
OaklandStrom
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I say it frequently, but only when not talking about the city government. I love it here, and hope it can recover.

But yeah, I emailed them, and had 2 gallon jugs and a ziplock on my front porch in 3 days.

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Originally Posted by Rex Nemo View Post
Yay, Oakland! How often do you get to say that? They want you to use their containers, but if you email recycling@oaklandnet.com or call (510) 238-SAVE they will give you 2 gallon containers and a filter recycling bag. And when they pick up the full jugs, they will leave more empties by your trash can, too.

And yes, most of those quicky oil-change places are happy to take your oil--they get paid for it.
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